Pilgrimage

Pilgrimage

[...deeper into the path...] A Pilgrimage takes one on a long journey. Usually to a foreign country. As followers of Christ that country is heaven. However, God also takes us on our own individualized journeys that may lead us to unimaged places here on earth.  "Faith motivated Abraham to obey God’s call and leave the [...]

Hope

Hope

Mental unwellness It's a tide that makes life bleak It's a struggle  The constant juggle  Emotions like waves of the sea  Anxiety, guilt, and grief Low moods and high water Life can feel like a teeter-totter Where's the balance?  Where's the peace?  Sometimes tears are a release But then it begins again  Driving me round [...]

Wings

Wings

Too long I've been grounded Lord, where are my wings?  Please teach me of Your glory   Until my heart sings. May my wings then unfold  Lift me high in the air When I'm down on my knees  Lord, please meet me there.  Too long I've been grounded Lord, where are my wings?  Please teach me [...]

Suf-FISH-ient

Suf-FISH-ient

I'm a fish  Blub blub blub Don’t ask I'm trying something different  Thinking outside my box  It was kind of cramped in there anyways.  Wait a minute I'm a fish  Fishes don’t have boxes  They swim the ocean with ease  Sometimes we call them seas So seize the day  And be a fish  If you [...]

Fighting Words

Fighting Words

This isn’t what I planned on posting. I'm not feeling happy with what I was going to share, and to be honest the day is attempting to kick me in the teeth. As I started to get tearful, hope and joy began to run the other way. Get back here!!! Stop being cowards!!!! Okay, that [...]

Soar

Soar

I wrote this poem for one of my best friends a couple of years back. I went looking for it because I felt that I really needed this reminder myself. The funny thing is that Chris and I have reversed roles. He is much happier and content than he was when we met. Wait a [...]